The business was established in 2000 by Neil Pointin. Since that time he has been joined by Harry Lilly, Kevin Snell, Richard Pickering, Nigel Barrington, Duncan Sharpe, Bob Griffiths & Gareth Wardhaugh. Most members of the team are ex Bank Managers with some 40 years experience each. Harry and Kevin are now operating as introducers only but the rest of the team are advising on a full time basis.
Founder and Managing Director. Neil spent 20 years as a front line corporate lending manager with a high street bank, before establishing B&P Finance. Advises across all areas of commercial finance. Neil is a previous Director and board member of the NACFB.
Harry is the most experienced member of the team. Has enjoyed many years as both a front line lending manager and as a team leader within the commercial sector. He has expertise across all areas of commercial finance. Mainly operating now on an introducer basis to the rest of the team.
Kevin worked for a leading High Street bank for 25 years, holding a number of senior positions. He has extensive experience of lending to the corporate sector and advises across all fields. He has the added benefit of previously holding management positions in industry within the IT, Construction, and Retail sectors. Concentrates mainly on property development finance.
Mainly operating now on an introducer basis to the rest of the team.
A former corporate director for a high street bank. Richard has a wealth of knowledge within the corporate sector, and has vast experience in dealing with corporate deals of all sizes. Richard is a former board member of the Dockland Business Club in Canary Wharf and looks after the Docklands and South London area. Advises across all areas of commercial finance.
Nigel is a professionally qualified banker with over 30 years of corporate banking experience and most recently was a Real Estate Director within Investment Banking. He brings an extensive knowledge of real estate and project finance having focused for the past 15 years within the European real estate and UK social housing sectors.
Duncan has a raft of experience in the commercial finance sector. He has worked for both Barclays Bank and Metro Bank as a corporate Manager. He also has over 15 years’ experience as a commercial finance broker running his own business. Duncan advises across all areas of commercial finance.
Bob is a professionally qualified banker with over 40 years of business banking experience.
For the last 25 years he undertook the role of relationship manager assisting customers with their financial requirements in both the retail and property markets.
His aim is to help customers achieve their business and personal ambitions.
Gareth is the newest addition to the team, and has industry experience as a Business Analyst in the Automotive and IT sectors following a Business Management degree. He has recently studied for and passed CertBB&C. He has a keen interest in the property market which he is looking to develop further. Advises across all areas.